Information gathered within the focus groups will be held confidentially and with respect. Honouraria will be provided for sex workers from the Greater Vancouver area who participate. (3/3)

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Your input is important to us, so we would like to invite you to attend a 2-hour focus group (online and in-person options in the week of November 30th) where we will ask for your assistance in developing a plan for moving forward with this important endeavour. (2/3)

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As part of our efforts to build up peer leadership in our organization and centre the needs, experiences and expertise of Black, Indigenous and People of Colour (BIPOC) sex workers in everything we do, PACE is developing a Sex Worker Advisory Committee! (1/3)

Today is . Here's an infographic created by @wavawrcc@twitter.com with resources for cisgender (non-trans) people to help support the fight for trans rights and recognition as we mourn our siblings lost to violence.

RT @pivotlegal@twitter.com

Vancouver Mayor @kennedystewart@twitter.com supported by @VCHhealthcare@twitter.com @VCHDrDaly@twitter.com announce plan for decriminalizing drug possession. It’s not a silver bullet—but a critical step to end the war killing our communities that every city & Province should take.

kennedystewart.ca/decriminaliz

🐦🔗: twitter.com/pivotlegal/status/

RT @Ignitethewarmth@twitter.com

Looking for an organization to support? Find out ways you can get involved with @PaceSociety@twitter.com, @EmploytoF@twitter.com, @LookoutSociety@twitter.com, @MPEastVan@twitter.com, @GivingTruck@twitter.com, @sharingfarm@twitter.com and @WeCauseApp@twitter.com.

Feel free to give these groups or us a shout if you have any questions!

docs.google.com/document/d/1gr

🐦🔗: twitter.com/Ignitethewarmth/st

RT @VANDUpeople@twitter.com

Today VANDU and Pivot Legal issued a joint call to disband the VPD's new "Response Unit" @pivotlegal@twitter.com pivotlegal.org/complaint_again

🐦🔗: twitter.com/VANDUpeople/status

RT @SWAN_Vancouver@twitter.com

Thanks again to @WISHvancouver@twitter.com & our fellow panelists (@PaceSociety@twitter.com's @lyra_mckee@twitter.com & @HIMtweets@twitter.com' Spencer Johnson) for including SWAN in a recent discussion re: the impacts of on - & the im/migrant ♀ we serve.

twitter.com/WISHvancouver/stat

🐦🔗: twitter.com/SWAN_Vancouver/sta

RT @WISHvancouver@twitter.com

Lyra McKee was one of the volunteer panelists who joined our virtual discussion on how street-based and im/migrant workers are being affected by the pandemic. View the complete panel discussion & join our calls to action: wish-vancouver.net/panel-discu

🐦🔗: twitter.com/WISHvancouver/stat

RT @WISHvancouver@twitter.com

“It’s exposed the lack of support that a lot of communities have for what many of us might consider human rights or just basic necessities,” shared @lyra_mckee@twitter.com with @PACE_Society@twitter.com when asked how COVID-19 is affecting street-based sex workers supported by PACE

🐦🔗: twitter.com/WISHvancouver/stat

RT @bccla@twitter.com

Don't miss this upcoming event on police accountability with BCCLA Community Lawyer Carly Teillet, Meenakshi Mannoe, and Amber Prince.

Today (Nov 12), at 5 pm PT. Details here: cbapd.org/details_en.aspx?id=b

🐦🔗: twitter.com/bccla/status/13269

RT @WISHvancouver@twitter.com

"It's profound how quickly funders can pivot when there's a will and a need," @BlakPurlMimi@twitter.com told @VancouverFdn@twitter.com. Read the complete issue: vancouverfoundation.ca/whats-n twitter.com/VancouverFdn/statu

🐦🔗: twitter.com/WISHvancouver/stat

RT @prolepeach@twitter.com

Anti-sex work advocates mistakenly think the most antagonistic dynamic in sex work is between us & our customers.

In reality the most antagonistic dynamic is between
- sex workers & cops
- strippers & managers
- porn performers & piracy/conglomerates
- undocumented SWers & ICE

🐦🔗: twitter.com/prolepeach/status/

RT @WestCoast_LEAF@twitter.com

In Dec, we're publishing a mini Gender Equality Report Card re: BC's response to COVID-19. Dialogue contributors at @UNYAyouth@twitter.com @noterfsnoswerfs@twitter.com @PaceSociety@twitter.com shared their knowledge yet again, including insights on classism & stigma. The last Report Card: westcoastleaf.org/our-publicat /2

🐦🔗: twitter.com/WestCoast_LEAF/sta

Honoured to have had @WISHvancouver@twitter.com ask our Co-Executive Director @lyra_mckee@twitter.com speak on their AGM panel about COVID-19's effects on the sex workers we serve!

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RT @WISHvancouver@twitter.com

Panelists Eva Ureta from @WISHVancouver@twitter.com, Kelly Go from @SWAN_Vancouver@twitter.com, @lyra_mckee@twitter.com from @PaceSociety@twitter.com & Spencer Johnson from @HIMtweets@twitter.com volunteered their time to speak from a combination of lived experience and expertise as well as from their roles as frontline service providers

🐦🔗: twitter.com/WISHvancouver/stat

Join our Co-Executive Director @lyra_mckee@twitter.com and @Ignitethewarmth@twitter.com for a panel and breakout discussion about ongoing support for people experiencing housing precarity during the pandemic facebook.com/events/6395778500

Shame on @TorontoPolice@twitter.com

RT @MaggiesToronto@twitter.com

Coco should be alive today.

Now more than ever we must , demand justice for Coco and follow Black trans leadership in all that we do to push for abolition and community safety.

Black trans lives matter.
Coco's life matters.

w/@Tsmoni and @BLM_TO@twitter.com twitter.com/BLM_TO/status/1324

🐦🔗: twitter.com/MaggiesToronto/sta

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